Suzann Pettersen returned to work Wednesday with swing coach David Leadbetter at ChampionsGate in Orlando in hopes of teeing it up at next week’s LPGA event in San Francisco.
Inbee Park has now reigned atop the Rolex Women’s World Rankings exactly one year.
Shortly after Tiger Woods announced Tuesday he will miss next week’s Masters after undergoing back surgery, women’s golf lost one of its top players to its first major of the year with a back ailm
Suzann Pettersen withdrew from the Kia Classic before Thursday’s start with back pain.
Pettersen, 32, released the news via Twitter.